What Is a Copyright?

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Functional and easy to understand, What is a Copyright? is an ideal resource to give clients a functional overview of copyright law. This clearly written monograph explains the essential points: what a copyright is; what can be copyrighted; ownership of copyright; the Digital Millennium Copyright Act; duration of a copyright; statutory formalities of copyright; infringement; fair use; remedies; and criminal offenses.

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Table of Contents

What Is a Copyright?

What Can Be Copyrighted?

Requirements

Things That Cannot Be Copyrighted

Ownership of Copyright

Basic Principle

Joint Works

Works Made for Hire

Derivative Works

Compilations

Rights of the Copyright Owner

Reproduction

Adaptation

Public Distribution

Public Performance

Display

Digital Audio Transmission 2

Digital Millennium Copyright Act

Implementation of the WIPO Treaties

Additional Provisions of the DMCA

Online Service Providers 3

Safe Harbors for Online Service Providers 4

Computer Maintenance or Repair

Miscellaneous Provisions

Duration of a Copyright

Works by Individual Authors—Life Plus 70 Years

Joint Works

Anonymous Works, Pseudonymous Works, and Works Made for Hire

Works Copyrighted before January 1, 1978

Statutory Formalities of Copyright

Notice

Registration

Infringement

Proving Infringement

Copying and Other Unauthorized Uses

Vicarious Liability and Contributory Infringement

Fair Use

Factors Considered in Determining if a Use Is a Fair Use

Remedies

Damages

Attorneys’ Fees and Costs

Injunctions

Impounding and Disposition of Infringing Articles

Criminal Offenses